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The bay of noon

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1st Picador ed.
Long out of print, Shirley Hazzard's classic novel of love and memory A young Englishwoman working in Naples, Jenny comes to Italy fleeing a history that threatened to undo her. Alone in the fabulously ruined city, she idly follows up a letter of introduction from an acquaintance and so changes her life forever. Through the letter, she meets Giocanda, a beautiful and gifted writer, and Gianni, a famous Roman film director and Giocanda's lover. At work she encounters Justin, a Scotsman whose inscrutability Jenny finds mysteriously attractive. As she becomes increasingly involved in the lives of these three, she discovers that the past--and the patterns of a lifetime--are not easily discarded.
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author Hazzard, Shirley, 1931-2016.
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, British -- Italy -- Fiction, Love stories, Naples (Italy) -- Fiction, Young women -- Fiction
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title_short The bay of noon
topic_facet British, Young women